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Another Trans Asylum-Seeker Has Died After Being Detained by ICE

Johana Medina Leon, a 25-year-old trans woman originally from El Salvador, died this weekend after being detained by Immigrations and Customs Enforcement at a...

Father and son separated at the border reunite after 326 days

One year after the Trump administration announced its controversial "zero tolerance" immigration policy, the total number of families separated is unknown. CBS News met...

Trump’s Offer of a Pardon Is a Direct Challenge to the...

There is a lot that remains uncertain about this story. To begin with, the Department of Homeland Security has issued a statement declaring, "At...

A city that opened its doors to asylum seekers has come...

When we think about an overflow of immigrants and strained resources for dealing with them, most conversations deal with the southern border. This story,...

Transgender Asylum-Seeker Who Died In ICE Custody Was Beaten, Autopsy Shows

A transgender asylum-seeker who fell sick and died while being held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement may have been beaten while in federal custody,...

To be clear: Seeking asylum at the border is not illegal

Once again, this administration is seeking to block people from entering this country based on unsubstantiated claims that they threaten our safety. Much...

Trump implementing new policy to turn away more asylum seekers at...

New guidance directs USCIS asylum adjudication officers to weigh a migrant's illegal entry into the U.S. against legitimate claims of asylum and instructs officers...

President of Catholic bishops group calls policy separating migrant families ‘immoral’

The president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) declared "immoral" the immigration policy of separating migrant children from their parents on Wednesday....